Holiday Gingerbread Buckwheat Granola - Naturally Sweetened, Vegan, Gluten Free

Holiday Gingerbread Buckwheat Granola – Naturally Sweetened, Vegan, and Oil Free

Only 12 more days until Christmas! Can you even believe that? Now at this point I was going to start singing the twelve days of Christmas and somehow work this granola into the lyrics, (...my true love gave to meee, two jars of buckwheat granola!") but did you know that it isn't the twelve days … Continue reading Holiday Gingerbread Buckwheat Granola – Naturally Sweetened, Vegan, and Oil Free

Beet Watermelon Grape Juice – The Perfect Pre-Workout Drink (No Juicer Needed)

One of my favorite subjects to research is functional foods. Obviously all plant foods are functional, but I love learning how certain foods can provide that extra boost to our bodies; helping us heal, improving our moods, and even enhancing our workouts. In the last several years, the power of beets and beet juice have … Continue reading Beet Watermelon Grape Juice – The Perfect Pre-Workout Drink (No Juicer Needed)

Buffalo Cauliflower Bites with Vegan Blue Cheese Dressing (gluten free, vegan, dairy free, soy free, nut free)

I know, I know... it's been done. And done, and done, before. It's not going to stop me from offering my version of this quintessential party finger food. The reason being, that I'm fairly certain that these spicy little bites are going to knock your Super Bowl socks off. Assuming there are such a thing … Continue reading Buffalo Cauliflower Bites with Vegan Blue Cheese Dressing (gluten free, vegan, dairy free, soy free, nut free)

Two Potato Bean Burritos with Cheeze Sauce (Vegan)

These skillet-grilled, hearty vegan burritos are stuffed with roasted and seasoned white and sweet potatoes, onions, tomatoes, and my special cheeze sauce. They are the perfect meal to prepare during the week, when you're short on time, but positively hangry from running yourself in every direction all day. These filling burritos are ready in about … Continue reading Two Potato Bean Burritos with Cheeze Sauce (Vegan)

Caramel Apple Smoothie -vegan

Happy Friday, friends! I have a simple and delicious fall-inspired smoothie to share as you head into the weekend. If you love crunchy apples dripping with caramel, then you're going to love this healthy shake. It scores major bonus points for being a lot easier to eat than a caramel coated apple on a stick. … Continue reading Caramel Apple Smoothie -vegan

Amber Wellness Milk – with Carrots, Pecans, Turmeric, Cinnamon and Ginger

This tasty, health-boosting beverage is a spin-off of the popular "golden milk" and golden latte. It's a fusion of vitamin rich juice and nourishing plant milk. It's free of dairy and refined sweeteners, and is just loaded with antioxidants, beneficial nutrients, and immune system boosters. I created this yellow-orange sip to help keep myself and … Continue reading Amber Wellness Milk – with Carrots, Pecans, Turmeric, Cinnamon and Ginger

Jolly Green Pumpkin Spice Smoothie + the Winner of the Get Gorgeous Giveaway!!!

What do you do when the weather says "summer!" but your brain says "pumpkin, pumpkin, pumpkin, PUMPKIIIIIN!"? Simple, you just whip up this creamy, cold, pumpkin spice infused jolly green smoothie! This delicious shake packs all the flavors of a pumpkin pie but is actually loaded with health and beauty boosters. I highly recommend adding … Continue reading Jolly Green Pumpkin Spice Smoothie + the Winner of the Get Gorgeous Giveaway!!!

Sesame Ginger Marinated Portobello Burgers with Asian Slaw

Before I get to these flavorful sesame and ginger laced burgers, I need to remind all of you lovelies that there are less than 8 hours left to enter the Get Gorgeous Giveaway! The rafflecopter giveaway closes at midnight EST and I will announce the winner tomorrow. If you haven't entered click here to do … Continue reading Sesame Ginger Marinated Portobello Burgers with Asian Slaw

Creamy, Velvety, Stove-Top Macaroni and Cheeze (vegan)

Q: What do you call a fake noodle? A: An Impasta Hehehe... 😛 A little food humor for your Monday! I apologize... but I really do love a good second-grade joke. If you thought my joke was cheesy, just wait until you see what I have lined up for you this week. Starting with this oh … Continue reading Creamy, Velvety, Stove-Top Macaroni and Cheeze (vegan)

Stay-In Meal: Easy Noodles and Spring Rolls

This is the perfect, easy, fresh, tasty meal to make on the weekend, or during the busy work week, when you're craving some yummy take-out and the convenience that comes along with it. This is one of our go-to meals, it's quick and completely customizable. As long as you have some noodles, and rice papers, … Continue reading Stay-In Meal: Easy Noodles and Spring Rolls